Category Archives: bulldust


…my mate and I had been granted Shore Leave from HMAS Watson in Sydney and we had just called for a taxi to take us into ‘town’. I was standing outside the public phone next to a Milk Bar, where … Continue reading

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“Please do not touch”…

… it said. It was prominent and clearly written, by what appeared to be a friendly and creative hand. It didn’t leave me feeling like it was frowning sternly over its reading glasses at me. Nor was it belligerently ‘scruffing’ … Continue reading

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For those of you who follow “Sea Patrol”…

… I apologise! I had no idea so much ‘drama’ can take place on an RAN vessel.  It would seem it ALL happens aboard ‘HMAS Hammersley’.  Sheesh – why wasn’t I posted to Boats (Nickname for Patrol Boats in the … Continue reading

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